<

COMING EVENTS FOR ARCHITECTS & DESIGNERS

Join us at our free presentations and informational seminars designed specifically for you—the design professional.

Benjamin Moore's North American Color & Design Group continues to inspire, inform, and instruct on decorating with color. We offer many free presentations and informational seminars created specifically for architects and designers.

With guidance from our instructors, we can help you stay on top of all things color. From its rich history to the latest cutting-edge forecasts, we identify and translate color trends into superior-quality paints and share our knowledge with you through our events, which are held throughout the year across the United States.

You can also sign up for our free CE courses and webinars to keep up to date on new developments in paint technology, changing environmental regulations, and much more.

For more information on calendar events contact CE@benjaminmoore.com.

To host one of our programs at your facility contact your local Benjamin Moore Architectural and Design Representative.

April

April 3, 2019

12:00PM

Why Pigments Matter

Pigments serve many functions in paint other than supplying color. This course will explore how color choices affect the appearance and performance of architectural paints. We will discuss the types of pigments used in architectural coatings. How paint is tinted, and how pigments and colorants influence factors such as hide, gloss, fading, durability, and price.
CE Credit
AIA 1.0 LU /IDCEC 1.0 LU

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016

May

May 1, 2019

12:00PM

The Science of Color & Light

Investigate the interplay of color and light: this course explores the design impact of lighting, color temperature, color rending index and light reflectance value (LRV). We will examine the characteristics of different light sources and the impact on color.
CE Credit
AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016

May 9, 2019

12:00-1:00PM

An Introduction to High Performance Coating Systems

Instructor: Jason Walker
CE Credit
AIA / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

Live Webinar

Virtual Event

June

June 5,2019

12:00PM

Color Foundations

This course provides an overview of the color basics, including terminology, color perception, the psychology of color, and a brief discussion on how light affects color. We will explore current styles and color trends.
CE Credit
AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 LU

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016

July

July 3, 2019

12:00PM

Three Centuries of Color

Three Centuries of Color illustrates how the use of color can express our individuality and culture, and how the past can inspire us with fresh ideas for using color in the present. By highlighting the prevalent colors of more than ten decades, this course looks at the societal, political, technological, and cultural influences that defined the personality of each decade.
CE Credit
AIA 1.0 LU / IDCEC 1.0 LU

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016

August

August 7, 2019

12:00PM

Creating Healthy Living Environments with Advanced Paint Technology

This course provides an overview of sustainable design and the creation of healthier environments with architectural paints. Included are discussions about the components of paint; VOCs, independent testing methods and standards; categories of LEED®; and the specification of paint systems.
CE Credit
AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW / GBCI 1.0 CE

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016

September

September 4, 2019

12:00PM

Red Throughout History

This course surveys examples of the great importance of the color red through history, architecture, art history, and design while illustrating how red can be brought into the home today.
CE Credit
AIA 1.0 LU / IDCEC 1.0 LU

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016

October

October 2, 2019

12:00PM

Color And Paint In Environments For The Aging

This course provides an overview of the changes in color perception because of aging or disease. We will discuss the various types of common care environments available for the elderly, the application of low- or no-VOC paint, and appropriate color use to facilitate wayfinding.
CE Credit
AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016

November

November 6, 2019

12:00PM

Color Trends 2020 CEU – Hold the Date

Details announced mid-October.

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016

Registration info coming soon

December

December 4, 2019

12:00PM

Reverse Engineering: Colonial Williamsburg

The Williamsburg palette represents how the richness of history and modern research methods give us the most accurate depiction. In this course, we will examine the colors of this era, and how they are relevant today, from lead-based whites and linseed oils to zero VOC coatings and new colorant technology, paint has changed quite a bit over the years.
CE Credit
AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

New York Design Center

200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814
New York, New York 10016